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  • Authors on the Air April 25, 2017: Virginia Hanlon Grohl

    Virginia Hanlon Grohl, author of 'From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars' (Seal Press, 978-1-58005-644-1), will appear with her son, Dave Grohl, on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Wednesday, April 26 and 'CBS This Morning' on Thursday, April 27.

  • Authors on the Air April 21, 2017: Kate Moore

    Kate Moore, author of 'The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women' (Sourcebooks, 978-1-49264-935-9) will appear on 'Weekend Edition' on NPR on Saturday, April 22.

  • One World, Many Stories

    Every year since the inception of the national literacy program in 1919, an icon of children’s book illustration has created an official Children’s Book Week poster to be distributed to participating schools, libraries, and bookstores across the country.

  • Young Readers Voice Their Choice

    Voting for the 10th annual Children’s and Teen Choice Book Awards will extend through the end of Children’s Book Week, on May 7, giving kids and teens an extra opportunity to vote online for their favorite titles. The 28 finalists fall into four categories, ranging from picture books to young adult novels. As in years past, the finalists were selected by children nationwide, in a process overseen by the International Literacy Association.

  • New Partnerships

    Along with the Library of Congress, First Book, Screen Free Week, and Little Free Library, all of whom are cross-promoting with Children’s Book Week, Sesame Workshop is providing two promotional tools for the book awards and for Book Week.

  • Authors on the Air April 14, 2017: Olivia Sudjic, Wendy Corsi Staub

    Wendy Corsi Staub, author of 'Bone White' (William Morrow, 978-0-06234-977-4), will appear on 'The NOT Boring Book Show' on Monday, April 17 at 12:00 p.m EST.

  • Authors on the Air April 13, 2017: Steven R. Musick

    Steven R. Musick, author of 'Life After Heaven' (WaterBrook, 978-1-60142-988-9), will appear on 'Coast to Coast AM' on April 14 at 3:00 a.m. EST.

  • Authors on the Air April 4, 2017: Peter Devereaux, Carla Hayden

    Peter Devereaux and Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, authors of 'The Card Catalog: Books, Cards, and Literary Treasures' (Chronicle Books, 978-1-45214-540-2), will appear on NPR’s 'Morning Edition' on Wednesday, April 5.

  • Authors on the Air March 30, 2017: Lisa Feldman Barrett

    Lisa Feldman Barrett, author of 'How Emotions Are Made' (HMH, 978-0-54413-331-0), will appear on 'The Today Show' with Maria Shriver on March 31 at 8:00 a.m. EST.

  • Authors on the Air March 28, 2017: Karen White

    Karen White, author of 'The Night The Lights Went Out' (Berkley, 978-0-45148-838-1), will appear on 'The NOT Boring Book Show' on Wednesday, March 28th at 12:00 p.m EST.

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